Happy Packages lives on!

May 9th, 2008

It’s been hard-core few months, as you might tell from the other blog posts and mediasandbox…a lot of fun, inspiring, challenging, and more than anything this project has opened hundreds of doors for everyone involved. A realisation dawned this week that we really are operating at the forefront of the pervasive media industry…things break, people

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Gopping the underage…

April 21st, 2008

A strange thing happened outside the office last Wednesday. Oceana runs an under 18 night, and out of the blue came hundreds of kids shrieking and laughing. So rather than commenting on the youth of today, the price of cheese and other such things, we tried out some Bluetooth gopping with out the support of

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Pervasive Fatigue

March 4th, 2008

The ideas for Happy Packages could be great or they may stink, but hell it’s a research project and that’s what Thought Pie are meant to be finding out. Either way, no matter how good the implementation and delivery, something we’ll have to be wary of is Pervasive Fatigue. The Situation People who are constantly

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Anyone for a Gumstix?

March 3rd, 2008

Our new bit of lovely Bluetooth equipment arrived today, a Gumstix “Proximity Marketing device”! This box will be able to push out files over Bluetooth to enabled devices and comes with a mini antenna and some fun Bubble-wrap!

Happy Monday!

February 25th, 2008

The Happy Packages site is now live! It’s up and beautiful at, http://www.happypackages.com It has details of all the projects Mobile Pie and Thought Den are exploring with the MediaSandbox research project and will be the public facing site for the projects.

Chancellor of the Exchequer opens Pervasive Studio

February 14th, 2008

Thought Den are still hanging from the Soco Social knees up in London last night (guests of honour, of course – here’s why) and from the dirty-early coach journey back this morning to meet our very special guest, Mr Alistair Darling! He came to open the Pervasive Media Studio and dutifully cut the digital ribbon

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We’re in the GUARDIAN!!

February 11th, 2008

Well whaddya know!? Some quick thinking from Thought Den Creative Director Ben Templeton and some smiley pen-work from Tom of Mobile Pie and we’re off to a flyer with a nice feature in the Guardian. Read more about it at the Guardian Media Blog I couldn’t help but put a smug comment on the Guardian

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